Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Project Manager
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 102 124
Rank change year-on-year +39 +22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 27 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.60% 0.61% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 0.62% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 10
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £39,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.24% -24.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,500 £56,375
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 998 1,286 1,795
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 98.24% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1,102 1,587
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% -0.63% +0.95%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Kent

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Kent.

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in Kent

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Kent over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in Kent

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stansted - 10 - -
West Malling - 3 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +6 2 £55,000 +39.24%
Maidstone - 1 £45,000 -
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 14 (51.85%) Project Management
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Programme Management
3 10 (37.04%) Change Management
3 10 (37.04%) Change Control
4 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 9 (33.33%) ITIL
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) SLA
4 9 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 9 (33.33%) Budget Control
5 7 (25.93%) PMO
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.41%) Service Management
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Security Management
8 2 (7.41%) Windows
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) ERP
8 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
8 2 (7.41%) LAN
8 2 (7.41%) WAN
8 2 (7.41%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) VPN
8 2 (7.41%) DNS

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) VLAN
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) 2G
2 1 (3.70%) 3G
2 1 (3.70%) 4G
2 1 (3.70%) LTE
2 1 (3.70%) TETRA
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Project Management
2 10 (37.04%) Change Control
2 10 (37.04%) Change Management
2 10 (37.04%) Programme Management
3 9 (33.33%) Budget Control
3 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Management
6 2 (7.41%) Practice Management
6 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.41%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) SLA
2 7 (25.93%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Meraki
4 1 (3.70%) SAP